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Painting With Light

Egyptian artist Khadiga El-Ghawas is the first light calligrapher in Egypt Khadiga El-Ghawas describes her work as a form of meditation, based on the slow, systematic movement of tai chi. The young Egyptian light calligrapher draws words in the air with light sticks, often working to music. Taken on a long, slow exposure, photographs of […]


Ghada Amer’s inaugural show Earth. Love. Fire will mark the first solo exhibition by the artist in the Arab world in nearly two decades. Curated by Dr. Shiva Balaghi, the exhibit will introduce Amer’s artistic foray into ceramics, featuring 28 ceramics paintings and abstract sculptures in dialogue with new paintings and Amer’s iconic stainless steel […]